| Oct 4, 2014
| 11:00 AM
"Kevin, Kevin, come see us!" yelled a man pushing a stroller.
"Yo, K.J., stop by the community garden!" urged a friend from the old neighborhood.
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson beamed as he walked through the heart of Oak Park, a long-struggling...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Orioles left-hander Zach Britton won't lie about it.
Yes, in the past year, he considered what it would be like to wear a different uniform, to get a second chance elsewhere. Heading into last fall, Britton had struggled through consecutive rocky...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:08 AM
NEW YORK — Ryan Tucker was a visitor at Yankee Stadium in June. He had just finished a long, arduous round of chemotherapy for treatment of a brain tumor and the prognosis was good as he was made an honorary Yankee during the team's "Hope Week."...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:29 PM
The reality will hit Paul Konerko around mid-February, White Sox manager Robin Ventura said.
When the baseball world begins to gather in Arizona and Florida for spring training, Konerko will face an open calendar for the first time in his adult life....
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:02 PM
The summer sports season has come to a close, but it was busier than ever. Here are some of the most memorable performances by Southern California high school athletes over the last eight weeks:
Lonzo Ball can score: The Chino Hills junior guard had...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 10:06 PM
MIDDLETOWN — The team of Rocky Hill, Cromwell and Portland finally has its title.
Tommy Seaver drove in the winning run with a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning Monday night, giving RCP a 5-4 victory over Milford, Mass., in the...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:57 AM
NEW BRITAIN - Byron Buxton, a center fielder with power and speed who is widely considered the top prospect in all of baseball, will be joining the Rock Cats on Tuesday.
The Twins have promoted Buxton, 20, from Class A Fort Myers in time for the start...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Burbank High’s Caitlyn Brooks has made a name for herself as a successful pitcher since she broke onto the high school scene three years ago as a freshman.
And rightfully so.
In three seasons with the Bulldogs, the dominant right-hander has racked...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Baseball will be showcasing some of the top high school players this Saturday when the Under Armour All-America game is played at Wrigley Field. Players from across the nation will represent a National team and an American team.
Stroudsburg High School'...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:31 PM
When Caitlyn Books walks away from the softball program at Burbank High after four years of success with the Bulldogs, she will have accumulated a trophy case full of awards and honors.
Brooks added to that hall this past season, as the pitcher and...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 5:19 AM
It was one of the biggest home runs of Anthony Recker's career -- a three-run, 423-foot blast that helped the Mets defeat the Phillies 5-3 on Monday at Citizens Bank Park.
And where did the ball from Recker's big shot end up? With his former...